Tyne and Wear HER(11071): Newcastle, Gallowgate, Grey Horse Brewery - Details
Newcastle, Gallowgate, Grey Horse Brewery
Brewing and Malting Site
This brewery was rebuilt in 1866. It was attached to the Grey Horse public house which was above the brewery office. To the rear was a large yard and a maltings. Stables, a cart shed and joiners shop. William Elliott was running the Grey Horse Brewery from 1867. He died in 1874 and his two sons, William and John took over. The brewery could produce 100 barrels a week. William Elliott Junior was declared bankrupt in 1877. John Elliott went into liquidation in 1879. The brewery became the City Livery Stables.
Brian Bennison, 1995, Brewers and Bottlers of Newcastle upon Tyne From 1850 to the present day, p 34